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Abbey Turning, London Road, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6LL
Three Acres of spacious and peaceful gardens in a historic rural setting, beautifully revived and extended in recent years.
Bridge End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1HR
Bridge End Garden was laid out by the Gibson family in the nineteenth century and is open to the public each day free of charge. Recently restored back to its former glory.
Epping Upland, Epping, Essex, CM16 5HS
Copped Hall was the burnt-out shell of a fine Georgian mansion but now being restored. Superbly sited on a ridge overlooking its landscaped parkland. The mansion and gardens are situated on a site of ancient human habitation.
Park Road, Ardleigh, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7SP
20 acres of professionally designed gardens within woodland destroyed by the 1987 hurricane. Now a plantsman's paradise full of unusual plants for all year round colour.
Marks Hall, Coggeshall, Essex, CO6 1TG
A tree collection from all the temperate areas of the world set in more than 200 acres of historic landscape provides interest and enjoyment throughout the year at Marks Hall.
Bulls Cross, Enfield, Hertfordshire, EN2 9HG
Delve into the beautiful eight acres of Myddelton House Gardens and discover the compelling story of Edward Augustus Bowles, one of Britain’s most famous self-taught gardeners, artists and expert botanists.
Creephedge Lane, Rettendon, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8ET
Hyde Hall is a palate of sumptuously rich and varied colours providing inspiration for the novice and keen gardener alike. Whatever time of the year you visit it will always be a wonderful experience.
Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7DB
2.5 hectares (6 acres) of gravel, water and woodland gardens, a large modern tea room and plant nursery.
Little Easton, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2BB
Designed by Harold Peto in 1902 for 'Daisy' Countess of Warwick. Abandoned in 1950, restoration commenced in 1993. Visit the Italian garden, glade, 'Peto' Pavilion, courtyard with fountain and be inspired.
Marsh Lane, Gilden Way, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA
The ideal venue for small conferences, away days, meetings and special occasions. Beautiful 7 acre garden with sculptures, lawns and terraces. Barn seating 40+ people, more standing. Kitchen and catering facilities available.
Abbey View, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 1XQ
Set in the grounds of the Abbey, you can enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Rose Gardens and Orchard, explore hundreds of years of history, enjoy a picnic or take a stroll along Cornmill Stream.
In or near Braintree
A 5.5 acre Victorian garden with many original features including bandstand, tennis courts, pond and ornamental flower beds.
In or near Southend-on-Sea
Secluded and peaceful ornamental gardens with stream and waterfall.
In or near Colchester
A beautiful ten acre garden with something of interest at all times of year. Exuberant planting with masses of flowers and interesting plants. New 60 yard rose arbour by Ben Coode-Adams.
In or near Maldon
It is an old garden site and suffered a period of neglect but is now being cared for by volunteers from Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society. The garden is very small and normally open to the public for a short time once a month.
In or near Colchester
Gnome Magic is an unusual treat. Enjoy the delightful garden which blends into an amazing wood where the growing number of 500 gnomes and their friends live. Guaranteed to bring a little sunshine.
In or near Swaffham
Water gardens covering 6.5 acres, with trout stream, four ponds, waterways, mature trees, colourful plants, kingfisher hide, nature trails and 13 bridges. Tearoom with home-made cakes and disabled toilets.
In or near Great Dunmow
Extensive gardens, topiary, lakes and fountains. The Barn Theatre and Turkey Barn are available to hire for conferences, civil ceremonies, wedding receptions, dinners, etc. Day ticket angling. Church adjacent.